*  Functional Organization of Crayfish Abdominal Ganglia: II. Sensory Afferents and Extensor Motor Neurons, NC DOCKS (North...
The slow and fast extensor motor neurons, the stretch receptor neurons, and the accessory cells branch mostly in the dorsal ... slow and fast extensor motor neurons, the segmental stretch receptor neurons, and their inhibitory accessory cells. After the ... Together with our previous descriptions of the flexor motor neurons, these results allow us to relate both rapid tail-flips and ... Sensory Afferents and Extensor Motor Neurons. UNCG Author/Contributor (non-UNCG co-authors, if there are any, appear on ...
  http://libres.uncg.edu/ir/listing.aspx?styp=ti&id=7017
*  Light-Activated Neurons From Stem Cells Restore Function To Paralyzed Muscles - Redorbit
However, motor neurons can become damaged in motor neuron disease or following spinal cord injuries, causing permanent loss of ... Muscles are normally controlled by motor neurons, specialized nerve cells within the brain and spinal cord. These neurons relay ... The light-responsive motor neurons that made the technique possible were created from stem cells by Dr Ivo Lieberam of the MRC ... These motor neurons are designed to react to pulses of blue light, allowing scientists to fine-tune muscle control by adjusting ...
  http://www.redorbit.com/news/health/1113114642/light-activated-neurons-from-stem-cells-restore-function-to-paralyzed-muscles/
*  Central Synaptic Coupling of Walking Leg Motor Neurones in the Crayfish: Implications for Sensorimotor Integration | Journal of...
Injecting current into a motor neurone can change the gain of TCMRO reflexes in other motor neurones. Some motor neurones are ... The effect of these central outputs is that a motor neurone can exert tonic graded control over other motor neurones without ... The implications of these central interactions of motor neurones in motor control are discussed. ... This central coupling among leg motor neurones profoundly affects their responses to afferent input from an identified stretch ...
  http://jeb.biologists.org/content/140/1/355
*  The zebrafish detour gene is essential for cranial but not spinal motor neuron induction | Development
However, spinal motor neurons are generated normally. The loss of cranial motor neurons is not due to aberrant hindbrain ... Furthermore, activation of the Hh pathway, which normally induces branchiomotor neurons, fails to induce motor neurons in the ... The zebrafish detour gene is essential for cranial but not spinal motor neuron induction ... The zebrafish detour gene is essential for cranial but not spinal motor neuron induction ...
  http://dev.biologists.org/content/126/12/2727
*  Wild-type but not mutant SOD1 transgenic astrocytes promote the efficient generation of motor neuron progenitors from mouse...
... motor neurons from embryonic stem cells is a sought-after goal in the understanding, and potential treatment, of motor neuron ... generation of motor neuron progenitors from embryonic stem cells and that promote the survival of differentiated motor neurons ... type astrocytes enhances the efficient generation of motor neurons from mouse embryonic stem cells by enhancing motor neuron ... Previous studies have shown that astrocytes have a protective effect on differentiated motor neurons (in vivo and ex vivo), but ...
  http://eprints.whiterose.ac.uk/81866/
*  Most recent papers with the keyword sirtuin-1 | Read by QxMD
Excitotoxicity is a mechanism of foremost importance in the selective motor neuron degeneration characteristic of motor neuron ... Methods: In this work we investigated the effects of quercetin and resveratrol in an in vivo model of excitotoxic motor neuron ... Quercetin prevents spinal motor neuron degeneration induced by chronic excitotoxic stimulus by a sirtuin 1-dependent mechanism. ... www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29201361/quercetin-prevents-spinal-motor-neuron-degeneration-induced-by-chronic-excitotoxic-stimulus-by ...
  https://www.readbyqxmd.com/keyword/15231
*  Motor neuron, SEM - Stock Image C011/6682 - Science Photo Library
Scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of section through a motor neuron (nerve cell, dark pink) from the spinal cord, showing its ... nucleus (brick red, centre) and nucleolus (orange, centre). Motor neurones relay impulses from the central nervous system to ... Caption: Motor neuron. Scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of section through a motor neuron (nerve cell, dark pink) from the ... motor neuron, nerve cell, nervous system, neurological, neurology, neuronal, neurone, normal, nucleolus, nucleus, one, scanning ...
  http://www.sciencephoto.com/media/439938/view
*  Plus it
... progenitors of motor neurons) domain in the ventral neuroepithelium, which is known to give rise to both motor neurons and OLs ... 2001) Coordinate regulation of motor neuron subtype identity and pan-neuronal properties by the bHLH repressor Olig2. Neuron 31 ... 2005) Olig2 and Ngn2 function in opposition to modulate gene expression in motor neuron progenitor cells. Genes Dev 19:282-294. ... OLIG2 is necessary for motor neuron and OL development both in rodents (Lu et al., 2002; Takebayashi et al., 2002; Zhou and ...
  http://www.jneurosci.org/content/27/52/14375
*  "Alterations in the Motor Neuron-Renshaw Cell Circuit in the <em...
... two general markers for motor neurons (NeuN and vesicular acethylcholine transporter [VAChT]), and two markers for fast motor ... In motor neurons, some markers are downregulated early (NeuN, VAChT, Chondrolectin) and others at end stage (Calca). Early ... Here we examined the Renshaw cell recurrent circuit that exerts inhibitory feedback control on motor neuron firing. Using two ... Renshaw cell synapses on motor neurons underwent more complex changes, including transitional sprouting preferentially over ...
  https://corescholar.libraries.wright.edu/ncbp/528/
*  Heterogeneity in the developmental potential of motor neuron progenitors revealed by clonal analysis of single cells in vitro |...
This clone generated motor neurons first (O; green), followed by other types of neurons (black arrows). Motor neurons ... Clones that maintain a motor neuron identity assume a transcriptional profile characteristic of thoracic motor neurons, despite ... Coordinate regulation of motor neuron subtype identity and pan-neuronal properties by the bHLH repressor Olig2. Neuron. 2001, ... Neuron. 2001, 30: 19-35.View ArticlePubMedGoogle Scholar. *. McConnell SK: Fates of visual cortical neurons in the ferret after ...
  https://neuraldevelopment.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1749-8104-4-2
*  On the Front Lines of ALS Research
... motor neurons, as well as to motor neurons with the SOD1 mutation. The SOD1 glia killed both types of motor neurons, although ... the supporting cells that surround all motor neurons. The team generated motor neurons and glia from embryonic stem cells with ... causing them to grow into highly specific subtypes of motor neurons. "Suddenly, for the first time, you could make motor ... The discovery has led to a hunt for the nature of the toxic factor: block it and perhaps you rescue the motor neurons. ...
  http://www.dana.org/News/Details.aspx?id=43243
*  The relationship between Bayesian motor unit number estimation and histological measurements of motor neurons in wild-type and...
In SOD1G93A mice, motor neuron numbers declined over time. This was associated with motor endplate denervation at the end-stage ... In SOD1G93A mice, there is a lower number of estimated motor units compared to the number of spinal cord motor neurons at the ... Conclusion The number of motor neurons in the spinal cord of wild-type mice is proportional to the number of motor units ... The relationship between Bayesian motor unit number estimation and histological measurements of motor neurons in wild-type and ...
  http://eprints.lancs.ac.uk/60051/
*  Lou Gehrig's Disease (ALS)
ALS damages motor neurons in the brain and spinal cord. Motor neurons are nerve cells that control muscle movement. Upper motor ... and lower motor neurons send messages from the spinal cord to the muscles. Motor neurons are an important part of the body's ... Over time, ALS causes the motor neurons in the brain and spinal cord to shrink and disappear, so that the muscles no longer ... Researchers continue to study ALS as they try to understand why it happens, and how the disease damages the motor neurons in ...
  http://kidshealth.org/en/kids/als.html?view=ptr&WT.ac=k-ptr
*  AANS Neurosurgeon Human Skin Cells Transformed Directly Into Motor Neurons - AANS Neurosurgeon
Unlike commonly studied mouse motor neurons, human motor neurons growing in the lab would be a new tool since researchers can't ... Motor neurons drive muscle contractions, and their damage underlies devastating diseases such as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis ... Louis have converted skin cells from healthy adults directly into motor neurons without going through a stem cell state. ... The technique makes it possible to study motor neurons of the human central nervous system in the lab. ...
  http://aansneurosurgeon.org/human-skin-cells-transformed-directly-motor-neurons/
*  motor neuron disease - Wiktionary
motor neuron disease (uncountable). *(neurology, pathology) any of several neurodegenerative disorders that selectively affect ... Retrieved from "https://en.wiktionary.org/w/index.php?title=motor_neuron_disease&oldid=49165044" ...
  https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/motor_neuron_disease
*  Motor neurone disease. | The BMJ
Motor neurone disease.. Br Med J 1980; 280 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.280.6230.1536-b (Published 21 June 1980) Cite this ...
  http://www.bmj.com/content/280/6230/1536.3
*  What is Motor Neurone Disease?
Motor neurone disease is a rare condition of the nervous system that leads to loss of muscle control. The disease leads to ... www.nhs.uk/conditions/Motor-neurone-disease/Pages/Introduction.aspx. * www.neura.edu.au/.../...%20the%20patient%20in%20general% ... The cause of motor neurone disease is not clear and no links to diet, lifestyle or race have so far been established. However, ... Motor neurone disease is a rare condition of the nervous system that leads to loss of muscle control. The disease leads to ...
  https://www.news-medical.net/health/What-is-Motor-Neurone-Disease.aspx
*  Epidemiology of Motor Neuron Disease | SpringerLink
Kondo K. (1995) Epidemiology of Motor Neuron Disease. In: Leigh P.N., Swash M. (eds) Motor Neuron Disease. Springer, London. * ... Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Motor Neuron Standardise Mortality Ratio Motor Neuron Disease Mariana Island These keywords were ... Kondo K (1987) Environmental factors in motor neurone disease. In: Gourie-Devi M (ed) Motor neurone disease. Oxford University ... Epidemiology of motor neurone disease; ageing and exhaustion hypotheses revisited. In: Rose FC (ed) Research progress in motor ...
  https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-1-4471-1871-8_2
*  Upper motor neuron disease | pathology | Britannica.com
Muscle weakness typical of upper motor neuron disease is seen in stroke, producing weakness of one side of the body. The arm is ... In muscle disease: Upper motor neuron disease. Muscle weakness typical of upper motor neuron disease is seen in stroke, ...
  https://www.britannica.com/science/upper-motor-neuron-disease
*  Multidisciplinary Interventions in Motor Neuron Disease
O. Hardiman, "Multidisciplinary care in motor neurone disease," in The Motor Neurone Disease Handbook, M. Kiernan, Ed., ... "Correlates of quality of life in people with motor neuron disease (MND)," Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and Other Motor Neuron ... Multidisciplinary Interventions in Motor Neuron Disease. U. E. Williams, E. E. Philip-Ephraim, and S. K. Oparah ... M. R. Turner and A. Al-Chalabi, "Clinical phenotypes," in The Motor Neurone Disease Handbook, M. Kiernan, Ed., pp. 55-73, ...
  https://www.hindawi.com/journals/jnd/2014/435164/ref/
*  Incidence - Motor Neurone Disease - PubMed Health
A measure of the number of new cases of a disease, divided by the total population at risk of getting the disease, during a certain time period.. ...
  https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMH0033010/def-item/glossary.gl1-d61/?report=objectonly
*  Motor neuron disease: Types, symptoms, causes, and treatments
Motor neuron diseases are conditions that affect the nerves and cause the muscles in the body to deteriorate until a person ... Fast facts on motor neuron diseases Here are some key points about motor neuron diseases. More detail is in the main article. ... Motor neurone disease. (2015, January 7). Retrieved from http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/Motor-neurone-disease/Pages/Introduction. ... Motor neuron disease (MND) can appear at any age, but most patients are over 40 years old at diagnosis. It affects men more ...
  https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/164342.php?sr
*  Upper motor neuron lesion definition | Drugs.com
Definition of upper motor neuron lesion. Provided by Stedman's medical dictionary and Drugs.com. Includes medical terms and ... upper motor neuron lesion. Definition: injury to the descending motor pathways cephalad to the brainstem or spinal motor nuclei ...
  https://www.drugs.com/dict/upper-motor-neuron-lesion.html
*  Motor neurone disease: a demeaning illness. | The BMJ
Motor neurone disease: a demeaning illness. Br Med J 1980; 280 :455 ... Motor neurone disease: a demeaning illness.. Br Med J 1980; 280 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.280.6212.455 (Published 16 ...
  http://www.bmj.com/content/280/6212/455
*  Cycle for Motor Neuron
Motor Neuron disease is a neurological disease that destroys motor neurons, the cells that control essential voluntary muscle ... Motor Neuron disease is a neurological disease that destroys motor neurons, the cells that control essential voluntary muscle ... Motor Neuron disease can occur in adults and children. In children it can be inherited, symptoms can be present at birth or ... In adults, Motor Neuron disease can occur more commonly in men than in women, with symptoms appearing after age 40.. ...
  https://www.mycause.com.au/page/77357/cycle-for-motor-neuron